COEHD Student Computer Open Labs

Welcome to the College of Education & Human Development Computer Labs (COEHD labs) at The University of Texas at San Antonio!

The College is the leading provider of educators in the San Antonio area and one of the largest in the state of Texas.  We have two open labs specifically for COEHD students to work on their assignment on their own time.

Our Mission is to provide computing services and support to the COEHD student and faculty population.  While doing so, we will enhance the teaching and learning experience for students and faculty through technology, enabling them to acquire the skills and develop the knowledge essential for a profound academic experience.

COEHD labs provides many resources that include cutting-edge technology and certified MCAS master personnel at 1604 campus as well as the downtown campus.  We are dedicated and knowledgeable with hardware and software that will provide the assistance you need to accomplish your final outcome/result.  We are committed to assisting students with their research that addresses critical technological issues. We believe in the success of our students and strive to provide excellent customer service, cutting-edge technology (hardware/software) and a comfortable, productive experience.


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*Downtown Open Lab Operating Hours:

210.458.2631 - Frio Street Building 3.418

October 1st – December 13th

Monday-Thursday: 7:00am - 6:00pm

Friday: 7:00am - 2:00pm

Closed (Week of Thanksgiving): November 19th - 25th 

*1604 Open Lab Operating Hours:

210.458.4035 - Main Building 0.330

September 29th  – December 13th

Monday – Thursday: 7:00am - 9:00pm

Friday: 7:00am - 6:00pm

Saturday-Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm

November 19th - 25th (Week of Thanksgiving)

Monday - Wednesday: 7:00am - 6:00pm

Thursday - Sunday: Closed

 *Subject to change and CLOSED for UTSA Holidays

  • Available software includes: Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, EndNote, Inspiration, SPSS, NVivo, Dreamweaver, Photoshop Elements, iWorks, and iLife.
  • Students will have access to Mac or Windows operating system , the Internet and limited printing.
  • Students must be enrolled in at least one COEHD course during the current semester to log in to a computer. 
  • Students must follow lab policies and procedures.

COEHD Equipment Loaner Program (CEL)

This service is provided by the college for registered COEHD majors only. For inquiries, email: 


  • COEHD major taking at least one COEHD class in the current semester
  • COEHD Undergraduates must be classified Juniors or Seniors
  • No Banner holds (All holds must be resolved before you can check out a COEHD laptop) 
  • Student ID and State ID 
  • Proof of current residence ( If current address is not listed on State ID) 

CHECK OUT IS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.  Contact coehdlabs@utsa.edu to set up your appointment today! Time slots for appointments are subject to change and laptop supplies are limited. Note: Check out may take up to 30 minutes to complete.

The 1604 Main Campus Open Lab is located in the Main Building (MB), 0.330.
 The Downtown Open Lab is located in the Frio Street Building (FS), 3.418.


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